rectangletangle rectangletangle - 1 month ago 16
Python Question

What is the simplest way to make tooltips in Tkinter?

For those that don't know, tooltips are those little bits of text that popup when the mouse hovers over a widget for a certain durration of time.

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Answer

The Pmw.Balloon class from the Pmw toolkit for Tkinter will draw tool tips.

Also take a look at this blog post, which adapts some code from IDLE used for displaying tool tips with Tkinter.